Iraqi PM: ISIS plans subway attacks in U.S., Paris

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) Iraq has received "credible" intelligence that Islamic State militants plan to attack subway systems in Paris and the United States, Iraq's prime minister said on Thursday, but more…

Study: Solar system's water older than sun

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) Water found in Earth's oceans, in meteorites and frozen in lunar craters predates the birth of the solar system, a study published on Thursday shows, a finding more…

FBI unmasks 'Jihad John' behind executions

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON DAILY MAIL) The FBI has announced it believes it has identified the masked executioner known as Jihadi John, seen in the ISIS hostage videos. FBI Director James more…

Government urged to legalize incest

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) MAINZ, Germany -- An advisory board to Germany's government has called for a revision of the country’s incest law, which would end the criminalization of sex more…

For some, Islamic State a 'family-friendly' draw

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Asiya Ummi Abdullah doesn't share the view that the Islamic State group rules over a terrorist dystopia and she isn't scared by the American bombs falling more…

ISIS using Yezidi girls as shields during attacks

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BAS News) Islamic State (IS) militants are using Kurdish Yazidi girls as shields during their fightings against Peshmerga forces. As a result of counter attacks on Islamic State more…

ISIS' Yazidi-women captives brutalized, raped

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC News) When tens of thousands of members of Iraq's Yazidi minority fled from Islamic State (IS) early last month, many were stranded on the barren slopes of more…